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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SOC 363 - Food, Culture, and Society

This course views food production, processing, distribution, and consumption as social and cultural phenomena. The course develops a sociological framework for understanding and connecting the diverse food stories in the headlines: GMOs, obesity, agricultural subsidies, food safety, organics. Students will also gain a better understanding of their own food choices and opportunities for changing our food system.

Prerequisite(s): SOC 210  with C or higher or permission of instructor.
Credits: 3

Course Typically Offered:
Course Type: Sociology

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